Pregnancy services

 

You just got pregnant and you live in Germany? Or you are already a few months into your pregnancy and are planning to move to Germany? If you are as excited about this new adventure but also a bit worried about understanding what having a baby in Germany is like, you've come to the right place. I specialize in accompanying future and new parents so they understand everything baby-related in Germany: the pregnancy, the birth, the red tape around a baby's birth, childcare etc. 

 

Let me guide you, I am an expert in the field of new parenthood, who has already accompanied dozens on families in their choices and helped them understand this new phase of their life with clarity and serenity. 

Pregnancy packages: our suggested topics

  • Consultation: options for giving birth in Berlin (home birth, birth houses and hospitals) 
  • Consultation: midwife, doulas, post-partum doulas, what differences?
  • Consultation: the main phases of pregnancy in Germany
  • Consultation: childcare options and how to increase your chances of getting a spot
  • Consultation: parental leave and parental leave benefits (Elternzeit et Elterngeld) 
  • Admin preparation for father declaration and custody rights declaration (Standesamt, Jugendamt or notary) 
  • Consultation on baby proofing (home visit within the Berlin S-Bahn Ring)

Mini Package

1 hour of consultation to discuss your favorite topic or answer your specific questions

 

A personalized pregnancy calendar with all the pregnancy to-dos and their timeline 

 

 

95€

Medium Package

3 consultations of an hour each to discuss your favorite topic or answer your specific questions + information sheets and / or contacts depending on the topics discussed 

 

A personalized pregnancy calendar with all the pregnancy to-dos and their timeline 

 

 

220€

Maxi Package

3 consultations of an hour each to discuss your favorite topic or answer your specific questions + information sheets and / or contacts depending on the topics discussed 

 

A personalized pregnancy calendar with all the pregnancy to-dos and their timeline 

 

Research of one pregnancy or baby professional for you: doula, pediatrician, gynecologist or other (midwife searches only in the first trimester of pregnancy)

 

295€


Consultations last one hour for each topic and take place in our Berlin offices, on Skype or telephone. For the Elterngeld / Kindergeld / Mutterschaftsgeld, this does not include the support with filling in the forms but information on the possible options according to your individual situation (employed or self-employed, publicly or privately insured etc).  For a complete service around Elterngeld, Mutterschaftsgeld et Kindergeld, take a look at our services "after pregnancy". 

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Looking for...

You need a medical specialist or a specific service but the language barrier or the lack of time are not allowing you to take care of it? No problem, I'm here to help you! Let me know what you're looking for, where you live and I will do the search for you. 

 

What I regularly look for for my clients: 

  • Gynecologist
  • Midwife
  • Pediatrician
  • Lawyer
  • Notary
  • Beauty specialist

85€ / search 


Other services

If you need someone to do some research for you, write an email or give a call for you, you can use my à la carte services, all billable on a pay-as-you-use basis. 

 

Email writing / phone service: do you need someone to write an email for you in German for the health insurance? Do you need to send a letter to your child's school? Do you need to call the German authorities to ask a question? Not only can I translate, write and call for you, I can also guide you in most of these endeavors. 

 

  

Appointment accompaniment / translation service (only available in Berlin): do you need to go to the Jugendamt to do a father declaration and need a translator? Do you need someone to come with you to the Kitagutscheinstelle to ask for a Kitagutschein? I can accompany you and translate during your appointment. 

 


"In the midst of our admin turmoil, Élodie has been pour lighthouse! Not only has she tremendously helped but her professionalism, empathy and clarity as per what to expect made the whole process smooth and allowed us to focus on the most important. I not only warmly recommend her but we are definitely going to use her services when our next baby will be planned!"

Aicha, mother of Kallen

"Elodie is the most professional, proactive and detail oriented consultant I ever hired. We were overwhelmed and extremely busy when we first contacted her and she helped with all the paperwork and made our life easier. Simple as that. Hire her."

Emanuelle, father of Damian